(Las Vegas) – Vegas PBS, one of America’s most watched PBS station, has announced that Kareem Hatcher has been named Production Services Manager for the station.
In his position, Hatcher oversees all aspects of television production and the Vegas PBS studio, and manages the production staff. Prior to his promotion, Hatcher served as Interim Production Services Manager for the station. Hatcher has been a member of the Vegas PBS team for more than 23 years, and has held a variety of positions in television production, including Producer II, Producer I and Television Assistant.
“Vegas PBS is proud to promote Kareem Hatcher to the position of Production Services Manager. Kareem is a local success story, moving from UNLV intern at the station 23 years ago, through progressively responsible positions, to his new role overseeing all TV, cable and web production for Vegas PBS. Kareem’s commitment to digital content excellence, client satisfaction, and the programming mission of the station will make him an extremely valuable addition to the senior management team at Vegas PBS.”
About Vegas PBS
Dedicated to enriching the lives of those who call Southern Nevada home, Vegas PBS Channel 10 is one of America’s most watched PBS stations on a per capita basis. Five additional channels are available over the air or on cable and satellite including Create, Vme, Worldview, Rewind and Jackpot!
Vegas PBS expands its television broadcast impact through supplemental materials on Vegas PBS.org, PBS.org, PBSKids.org, PBSParents.org, PBSTeachers.org and NextAvenue.org. Vegas PBS also offers extensive online distance education for workforce development and economic diversification through Global Online Advanced Learning (GOAL).
Vegas PBS provides K-12 educational resources to teachers and students in public, private, charter and home schools including TeacherLine professional development courses; One Place, a curriculum-correlated online media service; the Described and Captioned Media Center (DCMC) containing materials for deaf, hard of hearing, blind and vision impaired individuals and those who assist them; and Ready To Learn literacy and health community workshops based on curriculum materials in daytime children’s programs.